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Descriptor English: Population Health
Descriptor Spanish: Salud Poblacional
Descriptor Portuguese: Saúde da População
Descriptor French: Santé de la population
Tree number(s): N01.400.548
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000075485
Scope note: The health outcomes of a group of individuals, including the distribution of such outcomes within the group. These populations are often geographic regions, such as nations or communities, but they can also be other groups. (From Am J Public Health. 2003 March; 93(3): 380–383)
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
HI history
SN statistics & numerical data
Public MeSH Note: 2018
History Note: 2018
DeCS ID: 57327
Unique ID: D000075485
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2018/01/01
Date of Entry: 2017/07/11
Revision Date: 2018/04/30
Population Health - Preferred
Concept UI M000630602
Scope note The health outcomes of a group of individuals, including the distribution of such outcomes within the group. These populations are often geographic regions, such as nations or communities, but they can also be other groups. (From Am J Public Health. 2003 March; 93(3): 380–383)
Preferred term Population Health



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